Doers and dreamers of digital evolution.
We’d rather change the world than simply be a part of it.
To some, dreamers may sound wishy washy. All blue-sky and no brass tacks. But we see it differently. We see a lot of things differently. To us, dreamers are visionaries. They’re the difference between ordinary and extraordinary. The difference between fintech that simply exists, and fintech that makes lives better. The difference between implementing the same old digital transformation plan, and unlocking the limitless opportunity that digital presents your business, and your customers.
That’s what we dream about, and that’s what we do.
It’s not just what we do, but how we do it that matters.
What we do is help banks and credit unions meet the demand for smart, accessible digital products and services with efficiently implemented, state-of-the-art products.
How we do it, is by first asking questions. Why? Exactly. Because asking ‘why’ is the only way to really understand a human problem. Or write an innovative strategy. Or create a lasting solution. Whether we’re working in an augmentation role with your existing team or providing a start-to-finish offering, asking questions helps us identify opportunities, streamline processes, and enable our clients to offer tailored digital experiences for their customers.
There are more than enough companies out there that won’t demand anything extraordinary from their industry, or their people. We’re not one of them.
For some, the status quo is perfectly fine. Get up. Go to work. Do your thing. Go home. Nothing wrong with that. Except for the kind of people who think there’s everything wrong with that. The kind of people who dare to do something different, because they care enough to get it right. The kind of people who work here.
Our kind of people.
We’re a talented and diverse global team with specialties ranging from Front End to Back End, Business Analysts to Android and iOS Developers, Scrum Masters to Change Managers. Our talents vary, but we share a few important qualities. Including, but never limited to, our relentless curiosity and desire to make a real difference.
No change is intimidating to Michelle. With over 30 years of enterprise governance experience, she has left her mark on the financial industry. Having been instrumental in some of Canada's largest business ventures, Michelle brings to Aavri a unique perspective of growth and guidance to carry our clients and us into the future.Michelle WinsorChief Operating Officer
Marty has been evolving businesses as a successful leader for over 30 years. At Aavri, he ensures we continue to ask the right questions, employ business metrics, change management – and, of course, the right thinking. As a transformational leader, Marty is committed to finding and supporting the right team; those who bring Aavri’s values and vision to life, while realizing our clients’ unique objectives.Marty HasselbachChief Executive Officer
Our people set us apart from the rest. We can thank Janet for that. She focuses on building teams of high performers and innovating in the areas of engagement and retention. Her Human Resources Strategy, Recruitment and Enhancement of the talent pipeline ensures Aavri’s organizational growth and development, while bringing our philosophy of “caring enough to get it right” to life.Janet HughesChief Human Resources Officer
Along with being a successful strategist, Sam is a visionary and a true ambassador for Aavri and our community. He engages our clients, community organizations and non-profits to understand their needs, while inspiring meaningful strategies here at Aavri with a focus on diversity and inclusion, community engagement and environmental sustainability.Sam LawsonChief Social Responsibility Officer
Technology is Rob’s passion. With 25+ years pioneering solutions in aerospace, transportation, hi-tech and not-for-profit he has a unique perspective on the value technology can bring to an organization. At Aavri, his cross-industry experience keeps him curious as he takes a pragmatic approach to build our technical operations so we can deliver considered innovative solutions to our clients.Rob HicklingVP Technology
At the intersection of technology, design, and operations, Lothar has held senior executive positions within global system integrators, SaaS providers, marketing agencies, and product strategy firms. To him, business success begins with human empathy, curiosity, and a unique perspective on customer needs and challenges. He advocates a “culture first” philosophy at Aavri and believes that inspirational cultures attract great people, innovation and success.Lothar BoenschVP Operations
Aavri’s financial functions all fall under Andrea’s umbrella. With over a decade of Financial Leadership experience, her broad strategic thinking and strong business and financial acumen allow her to inherently understand the big picture and help solve challenging business problems. At Aavri, she puts those unique skills to work, building and implementing plans that connect the functional pieces and the operational side of our business.Andrea MitchellVP Finance
As a true Business Development professional, nothing phases Cynthia. From starting her career answering phones in the sales department of a Silicon Valley company, to her decades of Executive Leadership and Sales experience at Fortune 500 companies, she thrives as a leader in the technology and automation industry. At Aavri, her experience and passion for uncovering digital needs that make lives better will translate our clients’ wants into real solutions that truly make a difference.Cynthia BrookerVP Business Development
need not apply.
Thanks to our team of visionaries shaping the company as we go, we’re about to revolutionize the financial industry by doing things no one has done before. We’re growing like gang-busters, but we’re not just looking for great people to help us get there. We’re looking for people we can’t do it without.
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